October 07, 2015

NHL's 99th Season Kicks Off With Montreal vs Toronto

The NHL's 99th season (98th season of play) begins tonight with Montreal at Toronto.

It is the seventh straight year these two teams have started the new NHL season. Toronto has won four of those seven games.

Overall Toronto and Montreal have met on opening night 15 times in NHL history, with Toronto winning nine of them.

All-Time Records in Season Openers
Montreal Canadiens: 50-30-17 (16-15-7 when on the road)
Toronto Maple Leafs: 38-42-17 (24-23-12 when at home)

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